Need for Additional Records in a

Reindl Harald h.reindl at
Wed Jul 22 08:34:24 UTC 2015

Am 22.07.2015 um 08:21 schrieb Harshith Mulky:
> When we are getting Additional Section for a DNS Response like this,
> What is the need for this ADDITIONAL SECTION? Why is this *ADDITIONAL
> SECTION *returned?

to save the client a query for that record

> Is there a way to turn off these *ADDITIONAL
> RESPONSE* messages from the DNS Server?

minimal-responses yes;

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